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It’s official: Florida puts Obama at 332 electoral votes

posted at 2:15 pm on November 10, 2012 by

The Florida count kept flipping back and forth on a tiny margin between Romney and Obama on election night, but it didn’t matter once it became clear Obama was going to shoot past 270. It took four days but the tally is finally official, from the Associated Press:

President Barack Obama was declared the winner of Florida’s 29 electoral votes Saturday, ending a four-day count with a razor-thin margin that narrowly avoided an automatic recount that would have brought back memories of 2000. …

The Florida Secretary of State’s Office said that with almost 100 percent of the vote counted, Obama led Republican challenger Mitt Romney 50 percent to 49.1 percent, a difference of about 74,000 votes. That was over the half-percent margin where a computer recount would have been automatically ordered unless Romney had waived it.

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Forget the polls. I don’t the calibrators of the voting machines.
I saw one Obama sign in my neighborhood.
I don’t know anyone that voted for him.
something is rotten?
I know young college students who voted for him. Of coarse he only spoke at high schools and other student filled venues.
I really am suspicious of the vote results.

Just too difficult to believe this American hating dolt is voted in again and that the voters are so F’n stupid!

Really very sad.

Delsa on November 11, 2012 at 1:19 AM

It’s official. Florida can go to Hell. Good luck with that next hurricane, you worthless F##ks.

teacherman on November 10, 2012 at 4:43 PM

Anyone who gives money to Hurricane relief victims now in Florida, or to leftwing charities like Red Cross and United Way is an idiot. Save your dollars for Republican states like Louisiana and Mississippi. Vote with your dollars. No more charitable contributions from Republicans for Hurricane relief in Florida, New Jersey, or any other Blue State.

You send them money to help them out, you are a traitor to our cause.

ericdondero on November 11, 2012 at 5:02 AM

Contrary to what some have stated on this post, Florida does NOT require photo I.D. The only states which REQUIRE photo I.D. are Kansas, Indiana,Tennessee, and Georgia, all of which Romney won. Florida, along with 5 other states, REQUESTS, but does not require a photo I.D. for a vote to be counted. (In Florida’s case, if a person does not present with I.D. only a signature is required for the vote to be counted.)

Many have been fooled by the fauxtography involving Obama voting. Whether he posed for the photo with I.D. for propaganda purposes, or as some kind of sick inside joke (given the Democrats have opposed photo I.D.), Illinois does not require ANY I.D. to vote.

cornwall on November 11, 2012 at 6:03 AM

Dem fraud and corruption really work!

RoadRunner on November 11, 2012 at 11:09 AM

How many votes did Gary Johnson and Rosanne Barr get there?

MikeknaJ on November 10, 2012 at 2:30 PM

Romney / Ryan REP 4,162,174 49.13%

Obama / Biden DEM 4,236,032 50.01%

Stevens / Link OBJ 3,855 0.05%

Johnson / Gray LBT 44,684 0.53%

Goode, / Clymer CPF 2,602 0.03%

Stein / Honkala GRE 8,930 0.11%

Barnett / Cross REF 819 0.01%

Alexander / Mendoza SOC 797 0.01%

Lindsay / Osorio PSL 322 0%

Barr / Sheehan PFP 8,146 0.1%

Hoefling / Ellis AIP 944 0.01%

Anderson / Rodriguez JPF 1,753 0.02%

Byrne / Harris WRI 0 0%

Coniglio / Walsh WRI 1 0%

Duncan / Johnson WRI 3 0%

Durham / Lopez WRI 3 0%

Magee / Harney WRI 0 0%

Reed / Cary WRI 30 0%

3rd Party Vote Total: 72,889

Difference between Romney & Obama: 73,858

So what’s the source for the higher percentage of votes than registered voters accusation?

Boomer_Sooner on November 10, 2012 at 7:55 PM

http://www.slcelections.com/Pdf%20Docs/2012%20General/GEMS%20SOVC%20REPORT.pdf

Because of the 12 amendment questions, every St. Lucie county voter was given two ballot pages (i.e., “cards”) because it took too much room to fit everything on one. So, every voter cast 2 cards, hence the cards being greater than the number of voters. You can just look at the # of votes in the county and see that it’s only 70% turnout.

AngusMc on November 11, 2012 at 12:22 AM

Interesting isn’t it, that these discrepancies only seemed to happen in known blue districts/precincts?

Flora Duh on November 11, 2012 at 11:19 AM

if you nominate a loser…that’s exactly what you get

Pragmatic on November 11, 2012 at 12:10 PM

Anyone who gives money to Hurricane relief victims now in Florida, or to leftwing charities like Red Cross and United Way is an idiot.

You send them money to help them out, you are a traitor to our cause.

ericdondero on November 11, 2012 at 5:02 AM

Whew! Lucky I’m only a Red Cross volunteer. That means I can stay, right?

:P

Ladysmith CulchaVulcha on November 11, 2012 at 1:39 PM

Anyone who gives money to Hurricane relief victims now in Florida, or to leftwing charities like Red Cross and United Way is an idiot. Save your dollars for Republican states like Louisiana and Mississippi. Vote with your dollars. No more charitable contributions from Republicans for Hurricane relief in Florida, New Jersey, or any other Blue State.

You send them money to help them out, you are a traitor to our cause.

ericdondero on November 11, 2012 at 5:02 AM

that is so ridiculous- you refuse to help hurricane victims just because the states voted for a different political party than you??

Sachiko on November 11, 2012 at 2:10 PM

Anyone who gives money to Hurricane relief victims now in Florida, or to leftwing charities like Red Cross and United Way is an idiot. Save your dollars for Republican states like Louisiana and Mississippi. Vote with your dollars. No more charitable contributions from Republicans for Hurricane relief in Florida, New Jersey, or any other Blue State.
You send them money to help them out, you are a traitor to our cause.
ericdondero on November 11, 2012 at 5:02 AM
that is so ridiculous- you refuse to help hurricane victims just because the states voted for a different political party than you??
Sachiko on November 11, 2012 at 2:10 PM

Yes. My “charity” is my taxes that the mooches take. The people have spoken: they want government to rule their lives and give them stuff. I give nothing to charity from now on. Let them starve if big daddy govt doesn’t help. When we all can’t afford basics like electricity and gasoline and food prices are sky high and no jobs exist maybe THEN the dumba$$es will get the point.

tyketto on November 11, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Anyone who gives money to Hurricane relief victims now in Florida, or to leftwing charities like Red Cross and United Way is an idiot. Save your dollars for Republican states like Louisiana and Mississippi. Vote with your dollars. No more charitable contributions from Republicans for Hurricane relief in Florida, New Jersey, or any other Blue State.

You send them money to help them out, you are a traitor to our cause.

ericdondero on November 11, 2012 at 5:02 AM

You do realize that Mississippi is one of the biggest moochers in the country right?

jonknee on November 11, 2012 at 5:18 PM

mittens was/is/will always be a loser

Pragmatic on November 11, 2012 at 6:34 PM

I’m watching “recount” about how George Bush stole the election in Florida. Now there was some real factual proven cases of voter fraud. It’s crazy.

Politricks on November 11, 2012 at 6:41 PM

Interesting isn’t it, that these discrepancies only seemed to happen in known blue districts/precincts?

Flora Duh on November 11, 2012 at 11:19 AM

That was all they needed. 150% turnout in key blue districts, and Obama gets enough votes to win the entire state.

The Rogue Tomato on November 11, 2012 at 8:32 PM

No mentions of the Republican voter fraud stories or intimitdation of which there were several. Partisan hacks blind or indifferent when it occurs whithin their own ranks.

rjl1999 on November 12, 2012 at 1:10 AM

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